A personal guide to finding a buddhist teacher if there is one thing i learned from being a buddhist in the great plains, it is the importance of finding the right teacher and the trick of holding an even keel and keeping the wind in my sail whil. Mentor disciple relationship this letter is written to jc from cocoa beach, fl in response to questions he asked us about the importance of a mentor in buddhist practice his questions are here, followed by our answers. Sgi is often criticized on the over emphasis on the mentor of kosen-rufu (3 successive presidents) over the mentor of buddhism (nichiren daishonin) so much so sgi is often accused of worshiping ikeda sensei what is required is to study and put in practice both the gosho and ikeda sensei guidance in parallel.
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The single truth over the last week i have had four posts looking at differences between the nichiren schools of buddhism ( part 1 , part 2 , part 3 , and part 4 ) today i summarise all of this as i look for which of these schools is carrying the single truth of nichiren's teachings in these modern times. The seven patriarchs of jōdo shinshū buddhism master shinran singled out seven masters or patriarchs of pure land buddhism in the millennium prior to his own, beginning with the writings of bodhisattva nāgārjuna and continuing to his own mentor, master hōnen (genku. Modern understanding of mentor-disciple’s bond why do i need a mentor for practicing buddhism in order to know about buddhism, one does not need a mentor seeking information about a particular school of buddhism can be easily obtained.
Buddhism teaches that “one’s body and mind at a single moment pervade the entire realm of phenomena” (wnd-1, 366) the “body and mind” of a single individual can create waves of change that ripple out to their family members and friends, their workplace, their community, their country, and the entire world. Everything rests on the fundamental power inherent in the mentor-disciple relationship nichiren’s true disciple and direct successor, nikko shonin, says: “in the teaching of nichiren, one attains buddhahood by correctly following the path of mentor and disciple. Mentorship is a relationship in which a more experienced or more knowledgeable person helps to guide a less experienced or less knowledgeable person the mentor may be older or younger than the person being mentored, but he or she must have a certain area of expertise. Find meetups about buddhist and meet people in your local community who share your interests.